For both the computer hotshots and the computer rookies - Microsoft Office 2007, Illustrated Introductory, Windows Vista Edition appeals to all the learners in your classroom, covering the essential information that students need to know now. Our signature two-page spread design has been updated and refreshed to take full advantage of the new features of the Office 2007 software. This practical, easy to navigate book provides students with the essential knowledge they need to succeed in both the classroom and beyond.
David W. Beskeen has authored or co-authored numerous computer books since 1992, including over 25 titles for Course Technology. David has written on PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Windows, Livemotion, and other proprietary software packages. David also has teaching and consulting experience in the computer technology field.
Carol M. Cram is the author of over thirty-five textbooks on computer applications, business communications, and Internet-related subjects. Carol is also a long-time faculty member at Capilano College in North Vancouver, where she is currently the Convenor of the Executive Support Program, the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education, and an instructor of business and computer-related courses.
Jennifer Duffy is a freelance writer who lives and works in New Hampshire. She has been writing for Course Technology for twelve years, including four editions of Microsoft Word Illustrated for the popular Office series. Jennifer has worked successfully in the business world as a writer, editor, and public relations liaison. She brings her business knowledge, Word expertise, and writing skills to this book.
Lisa Friedrichsen is a Professor at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas where she teaches database and Web-related classes. As an author, Lisa has written several Access, Office, and Web-related textbooks. Lisa has developed many relational database systems in the fields of marketing, healthcare, and education.
Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored many books for Delmar and Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, she spends her free time grilling, water gardening, road and mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.
Concepts: Understanding Essential Computer Concepts. Windows Vista Unit A: Getting Started with Windows Vista. Windows Vista Unit B: Understanding File Management. Internet Explorer 7: Getting Started with Internet Explorer 7. Office 2007: Getting Started with Office 2007. WORD: Unit A: Creating Documents. Unit B: Editing Documents. Unit C: Formatting Text and Paragraphs. Unit D: Formatting Documents. EXCEL: Unit A: Getting Started with Excel 2007. Unit B: Working with Formulas and Functions. Unit C: Formatting a Worksheet. Unit D: Working with Charts. Integration A: Integrating Word and Excel . ACCESS: Unit A: Building and Using Access Tables. Unit B: Building and Using Queries. Unit C: Creating and Using Forms. Unit D: Creating and Using Reports. Integration B: Integrating Word, Excel and Access. POWERPOINT: Unit A: Creating a Presentation. Unit B: Modifying a Presentation. Unit C: Inserting Objects into a Presentation. Unit D: Finishing a Presentation. Integration C: Integrating Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Getting Started with Email. Managing Information with Outlook 2007.